Has it always been your dream to spend a year working and travelling in Australia?
At AusJob, we offer incredible opportunities all over Australia for those who wish to work, travel and experience the land down under.
So, whether its taking part in one of our awesome work and travel packages, undertaking an internship or becoming an au pair, let AusJob take you on a whirlwind adventure to the land down under that will leave you with memories for life!
Australia, sometimes referred to as ‘The Lucky Country’ due to it’s high standard of living and laid back lifestyle of it’s inhabitants, is the place many people choose to visit to truly find themselves. From the vast outback of Central Australia, to the famous surfing beaches of the East and adventurous ravines of the West, all kinds of people travel down under to discover a whole new world.
Work and Travel
Earn a great wage while saving up to explore all that Australia has to offer.
Gain working experience within various sectors and have the opportunity to earn academic credits.
Join a family as an older sibling and see the real Australia.
At AusJob, we take the hard work out for you. Our main role is to ensure your journey down to Australia goes as smoothly as possible. We help you with everything from planning your experience, booking your travel, sorting your visa paperwork and executing your plans after you arrive! We want to make sure that from the moment you arrive, you feel 100% supported and encouraged to get the very best out of your time in Australia. With plenty of previous experience travelling Australia ourselves, the AusJob team know what it takes to make your trip one to remember.
3 nights accommodation at Sydney’s most popular hostel
Australian welcome orientation and information session
Ice breaker welcome drinks
24/7 emergency contact number/assistance
Aussie handbook – a guide to everything you need to know in Australia
Australian sim card and phone number
FREE use of WiFi/phone in the Sydney office for job and general enquiries
FREE fax, photocopying, scanning and printing in the Sydney office
Full 12 month membership to our dedicated Job service
Advice and assistance with setting up your Medicare account, tax back, perfecting your CV, finding accommodation
Personal mailbox in Sydney, and mail forwarding service (extra cost)
A spot on one of our awesome travel packages (fun, surf, scuba and ranch packages available)
Internship within a well respected company
Pre-arrival orientation (via Skype)
Accommodation assistance (extra fees apply)
Support services (pre-departure support and 24/7 in-country support)
Visa and Flight support
Academic component- for those doing this internship for academic credits, AusJob will ensure you have everything necessary to achieve those credits through this internship.
Paper Work- To confirm your internship within your desired company, and to use as a reference for future employment
Souvenir AusJob T-shirt
Silver + Gold Packages, with added perks, including accommodation assistance, also Available.
A placement guaranteed with a screened host family (after passing the interview process).
Support through your family interviews and matching process (you will have a dedicated co-ordinator who will work with you and your preferences to match you with your family).
Pre-departure support and information pack (including hints and tips about your work as well as travel ideas)
Welcome pack on location (full of quick and easy recipes, games to play with the kids, and the important information about what to do if you encounter any of the native wildlife!)
Airport collection by your host family
Follow up support from expert local agency
Certificate upon completion-At the end of the programme you’ll get a certificate and a breakdown of your hours and experiences gained, plus you can use your family as a professional reference (this is especially useful if you want to au pair in America or work with children in any way).
Work and Travel
Accommodation (apart from forming part of certain travel packages).
As your welcome orientation will be taking place in Sydney city centre, you should look to fly into Sydney International Airport where you will be able to take the shuttle into Sydney.
After arriving in Sydney, we can assist you with finding suitable accommodation for your time in Australia; depending on your budget, this could be anything from hostel stays to apartment rental. When undertaking one of our work and travel packages, you will be staying in hostel/dorm accommodation for the entirety of the package.
For our internship opportunities, we offer Silver and Gold packages with each offering options for pre-organised accommodation. Alternatively, you can choose to find your own accommodation.
As an au pair, you will have full board included in the form of the family home.
Yes! The majority of our applicants are solo travellers. One of the best things about coming on your own is that you can truly be yourself and will soon make new, likeminded friends to explore with.
The currency used in Australia is the Australian Dollar.
Yes! Readily available in all bars, cafes and hotels/hostels. You can also get sa sim card with an internet data package.
For our internship or au pair programme, you can apply online now, submit your details and pay the £10 application fee. Once you have done so, the team can start to screen your application. They will then be in touch via call to discuss your application. If successful, we will then invite you to secure your place on the programme with a £99 deposit. Further interviews with our team down under will then take place before your placement is confirmed.
18+ years of age.
Clear criminal background in order to be granted a visa
For our internships, no prior experience is required just the desire to learn and fully commit to assisting within a working environment.
For au pairing, previous child care experience is preferred.